- Mend, alter, refashion 10 Boxers or Sleep Shorts. This is #2.
- Made from Pre-retirement stash that does not fit the Retirement lifestyle.
- Fit the need for more at-home lounge clothes.
|After: Front |
WHOOPS!!! Original unmatched side seams show.
|After: Red Back panel and elastic waistband. |
No center back seam to ride up.
Before: A worn casual shirt from the closet that I was not wearing.
After: Back panel boxers for sleep or lounge
*Old Shirt to New Boxers: Piece and cut new boxers. Add the red back panel and waistband cut from stash fabric.
*Back Panel Pattern: Pattern from men's boxers was traced onto white pillowcases. There aren't side seams. They can be added in order to piece fabrics.
What I Learned: WHOOPS!!! I laid the new pattern across existing unmatched plaid shirts seams. Theses seams show as unmatched seams in the new boxers.
Men's-wear print echoes the plaid and boxers.
|Before; Old shirt from the closet. |
Denim and red fabric audition.
|Stash Fabric: Stash fabric is folded onto a file folder and stacked onto a bookcase.|